Product Manager Job Description

Role: Product Manager

Location: London

Job Type: Full-time; Permanent

The Role

This is a great opportunity for someone who has good experience of stakeholder engagement within an agile development environment. You’ll be part of a team that is responsible for a suite of products that support various government renewable energy and energy efficiency support schemes. 

It’s a role that offers plenty of autonomy in how you prioritise work and set goals for the team to work towards. You can expect to be the key point of liaison between the development team and project stakeholders and will play a vital part in successful projects.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with the business analyst, you will be responsible for monitoring and identifying purchasing trends, issues, opportunities and gaps and turn it into detailed clearly communicated reports that can be used as the basis of decision-making
  • Own the product strategy and long term vision
  • Manage and prioritise the product backlogs
  • Contribution to requirements gathering, including review, and sign-off
  • Ad hoc internal user support and troubleshooting
  • Optimise the value of the development work undertaken and ensure IT colleagues have sufficient understanding of product backlog items
  • Provide final approval for developed functionality

Person specification:

  • Educated to degree level in a related course of study
  • Great communicator at all levels
  • Systematic, highly organised individual with a clear understanding of the product development process who can plan and prioritise according to business requirements
  • Experience working with Salesforce or other enterprise level CRM tools
  • Comfortable with Jira
  • Having delivered A/B testing programmes or MVT would be beneficial

Desirable skills / expertise:

  • Creative and proactive with a real ability to think outside the box, does not accept the status quo and will challenge precedent where appropriate
  • A natural networker
  • Strong project management skills, proven ability to plan and manage effectively to deliver projects consistently on time and to the commercials required